[9] RFR(S): 8130120: Handling of SHA intrinsics inconsistent across platforms

Vladimir Kozlov vladimir.kozlov at oracle.com
Wed Jul 1 18:47:37 UTC 2015

Looks good but I would keep "on this CPU" at the end of messages to 
clear indicate that it is due to instructions are not available.


On 7/1/15 8:22 AM, Zoltán Majó wrote:
> Hi,
> please review the patch for JDK-8130120.
> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8130120
> Problem: Currently, the JVM prints different warning messages when
> SHA-based intrinsics are attempted to be enabled (e.g., aarch64 prints
> "SHA intrinsics are not available on this CPU" and x86 prints "SHA
> instructions are not available on this CPU"). Also, there are flag
> combinations that result in a warning on some platforms but not on other
> platforms (e.g., -XX:-UseSHA -XX:+UseSHA1Intrinsics prints a warning on
> x86 but it does not on aarch64 and on sparc).
> Solution: Change the handling of the UseSHA, UseSHA1Intrinsics,
> UseSHA256Intrinsics, and UseSHA512Intrinsics flags to work the same way
> on x86, aarch64, and sparc. Change warning messages to be consistent
> among the previously mentioned platforms and also to better match the
> flag's description. Update the tests in test/compiler/intrinsics/sha to
> match the new functionality.
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~zmajo/8130120/webrev.00/
> Testing:
> - full JPRT run (includes the updated tests that were executed on x86
> and sparc), all tests pass;
> - locally executed the test/compiler/intrinsics/sha tests on aarch64;
> all tests pass.
> Thank you and best regards,
> Zoltan

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